NEW MUSIC MIAMI ISCM FESTIVAL 2022: MIRANDA CUCKSON, VIOLIN
January 19, 2022
The Wolfsonian – FIU
Free Admission, Registration required
7:00PM: Pre-Concert Talk
7:30PM – 9:00PM: Live Performance
The 25th season of the New Music Miami ISCM Festival opens with virtuoso violinist Miranda Cuckson performing works by a diverse group of composers from the US and abroad.
Violinist and violist Miranda Cuckson delights listeners internationally with her versatile and expressive playing of a wide range of music, from older eras to the most current creations. She has become one of the most acclaimed and passionately committed performers of contemporary music, playing innumerable concerts and premieres of new works and moving new creations more into the center of classical music life. She is in demand as soloist and collaborator at concert halls and festivals, schools and informal spaces. To learn more, click here.
This festival discussions and concerts are free to the public thanks to the generosity of our sponsors: Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners, the City of Miami Beach, FIU School of Music, FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios, the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center at FIU, The Wolfsonian – FIU, and The Betsy Hotel.
NEW MUSIC MIAMI ISCM FESTIVAL
The festival has championed and presented cutting-edge contemporary classical music over its 25 years of existence including music for soloists, chamber ensembles, and music with video and electronics. Serving as a platform for a wide variety of composers and performers from all over the world representing numerous cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds, it has established itself as an important annual cultural event in South Florida.
What does ISCM stand for?
ISCM stands for International Society for Contemporary Music. It is a prestigious international network of members from around fifty countries, devoted to the promotion and presentation of contemporary music - the music of our time. Through ISCM, our members promote contemporary music in all its varied forms, strengthening musical life in their local contexts and making their music and its creators known to world. The ISCM embraces the diverse music of its many members without discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion, or politics.